Rhiwbina

Royal Wedding street parties surge in Cardiff

Royal Wedding street parties surge in Cardiff
March 23, 2011 5 Comments »

Cardiff is leading the way for Royal Wedding street parties with the most applications outside London. With 35 applications already received Cardiff council has extended the deadline due to a high demand for party-goers to close their street. Deputy leader ... Read More »

Looking back: Rhiwbina’s Garden Village

Looking back: Rhiwbina’s Garden Village
March 18, 2011 1 Comment »

After five years in the making, The Cardiff Story museum will finally open its doors to the public on April 1. Looking back we take a look at the Garden Village which was the ultimate in modern city living. When ... Read More »

Rhiwbina development plans cause anger

Rhiwbina development plans cause anger
February 11, 2011 No Comments »

Dramatic development proposals put forward in a North Cardiff council ward as part of the latest local development plan could ruin the way of life there, residents have warned. As part of Cardiff council’s latest local development plan, 112 potential ... Read More »

Rhiwbina PACT reveals crime “very, very low”

Rhiwbina PACT reveals crime “very, very low”
February 9, 2011 1 Comment »

Parking and potholes – as opposed to serious crime – were the main concerns at Rhiwbina’s PACT meeting last night. Among people’s grumbles were dangerous parking on Maes y Deri road, a nuisance rag and bone man and being bombarded ... Read More »

Opinion: Greenhill school plans rile Rhiwbina

Opinion: Greenhill school plans rile Rhiwbina
January 21, 2011 No Comments »

The Local Development Plan (LDP) has now received submissions from developers and agents for alternative sites which should be included in the new LDP. In Rhiwbina there are three sites which have been nominated for inclusion. The first alternative site ... Read More »

Rhiwbina residents get chance for their say on LDP

January 20, 2011 No Comments »

Independent councillors in Rhiwbina have organised a meeting to discuss alternative sites in the ward which developers have submitted for the Local Development Plan. The meeting will be held on Tuesday February 8 at All Saints Church Heol y Felin. ... Read More »

Mystery of online map Rhiwbina mound solved

Mystery of online map Rhiwbina mound solved
January 18, 2011 5 Comments »

The mystery around a large mound in the North of Cardiff identified on Google Maps has been solved. Twitter user wmjohn posted a photo of the hillock – which turns out to be man-made – and received 175 views. Rhiwbina ... Read More »

Planning round-up: January 2011

Planning round-up: January 2011
January 13, 2011 1 Comment »

Adamsdown fire station plans fail Controversial plans to convert a ‘derelict’ fire station into more than 500 student flats and a smaller fire station were deferred by councillors, due to a lack of parking provision. The current site, on Adam ... Read More »

Farmers market returns to Rhiwbina in 2011

Farmers market returns to Rhiwbina in 2011
January 13, 2011 No Comments »

The first Rhiwbina Farmer’s Market of 2011 is being held in the car park of The Butchers Arms pub, Heol Y Felin, this Friday, January 14, from 9.30am to 12.30pm. The market – which has stalls selling fresh local food ... Read More »

CF14 snow photography winner named

CF14 snow photography winner named
January 12, 2011 3 Comments »

The people of Rhiwbina have been battling for the title of best snow photographer. Harley Jones, of Beulah Road, Rhiwbina took the crown after being judged the best of the 19 locals who submitted an entry. Mr Jones took the ... Read More »